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Opening Reception, “Making Amends,” Claremont Forum Bookstore & Gallery
INCUBATE, STORIES

An Active Summer for InsideOut Art

Rev. Al Lopez   |   August 10, 2018

UrbanMission Community Partners’ InsideOut Art program, part of UMCP’s Restorative Justice Initiatives, has had an active summer of art exhibits and sacred conversations around incarceration, creativity, and healing.

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Photo credit: Lesley Ann Tommey
INCUBATE, STORIES

Hallowed Placemaking: Part 2

Rev. Helms Jarrell   |   June 05, 2018

In part 2 of the Hallowed Placemaking series, Rev. Helms explores issues of displacement, development, and a place-based practice of resurrection.

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UrbanMission’s Open Table community dinner
INCUBATE, STORIES

The Open Table, Or... A Piece of Chocolate Cake

Rev. Stephen Patten   |   May 15, 2018

UrbanMission’s Open Table is more than “just” a community dinner, it is a holy communion of those seeking wholeness in one way or another.

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INCUBATE, STORIES

Home Doesn't Have an Address

Rev. Sharyn Cosby   |   May 08, 2018

Far too many people don’t have an address to call home. Finding the homeless at our door is how and why OFEC started homeless outreach programming.

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Jim Thompson, Sandra Hietala, and Dana Bainbridge celebrating RCSJ’s 1st birthday in 2014.
INCUBATE, STORIES

A Most Important Quality: The Ability to Ask for Help

Rev. Dana Bainbridge   |   May 01, 2018

In the early days of Recovery Café, we got good at asking for advice and for help. It also helps if you can get people excited about your mission.

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LEARNING / TRAINING

2018 Webinar Calendar

August 23, 2018

Take a look at the webinars the National Benevolent Association will be presenting throughout 2018. Check back for additional information and registration details as we make updates throughout the year!

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Executive Support Manager
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CHILDREN / YOUTH / FAMILY

In faithful witness to our Disciples of Christ heritage, KAM functions as ecumenical ministry working with local congregations and not-for-profit organizations regardless of their denominational affiliation.